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Japan (JPN) participated in 116 FIBA/FIBA Zone competitions
Current FIBA World Rank: 35th (Men), 17th (Women), 24th (Combined)
SENIOR MEN
Year Event Name Location (City, Country) Ranking  
2013 FIBA Asia Championship for Men Manila (Philippines) 9th more
2011 FIBA Asia Championship Wuhan (China) 7th more
2009 FIBA Asia Championship for Men Tianjin City (China) 10th more
2007 FIBA Asia Championship for Men Tokushima (Japan) 8th more
2006 FIBA World Championship Hamamatsu, Hiroshima, Sapporo, Sendai and Saitama (Japan) 17th more
2005 FIBA Asia Championship for Men Doha (Qatar) 5th  
2003 Asian Championship for Men Harbin (China) 6th  
2001 Asian Championship for Men Shanghai (China) 6th  
1999 Asian Championship for Men Fukuoka (Japan) 5th  
1998 World Championship for Men Athens (Greece) 14th more
1997 Asian Championship for Men Riyadh (Kingdom of Saudi Arabia) 2nd  
1995 Asian Championship for Men Seoul (Korea) 3rd more
1993 Asian Championship for Men Jakarta (Indonesia) 7th  
1991 Asian Championship for Men Kobe (Japan) 3rd  
1989 Asian Championship for Men Beijing (China) 4th  
1987 Asian Championship for Men Bangkok (Thailand) 3rd  
1986 Asian Championship for Men Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) 5th  
1983 Asian Championship for Men Hong Kong (Hong Kong) 2nd  
1981 Asian Championship for Men Calcutta (India) 3rd  
1979 Asian Championship for Men Nagoya (Japan) 2nd  
1977 Asian Championship for Men Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) 3rd  
1976 Olympic Games : Tournament for Men Montreal (Canada) 11th more
1975 Asian Championship for Men Bangkok (Thailand) 2nd  
1973 Asian Championship for Men Manila (Philippines) 4th  
1972 Olympic Games : Tournament for Men Munich (Germany) 14th more
1971 Asian Championship for Men Tokyo (Japan) 1st  
1969 Asian Championship for Men Bangkok (Thailand) 2nd  
1967 Asian Championship for Men Seoul (Korea) 3rd  
1967 World Championship for Men Montevideo (Uruguay) 11th more
1965 Asian Championship for Men Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) 1st  
1964 Olympic Games : Tournament for Men Tokyo (Japan) 10th more
1963 World Championship for Men Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) 13rd more
1960 Asian Championship for Men Manila (Philippines) 3rd  
1960 Olympic Games : Tournament for Men Rome (Italy) 15th more
1956 Olympic Games : Tournament for Men Melbourne (Australia) 10th more
1936 Olympic Games : Tournament for Men Berlin (Germany) n/a more
SENIOR WOMEN
Year Event Name Location (City, Country) Ranking  
2013 FIBA Asia Championship for Women Bangkok (Thailand) 1st more
2012 FIBA World Olympic Qualifying Tournament for Women Ankara (Turkey) n/a more
2011 FIBA Asia Championship for Women Omura and Nagasaki (Japan) 3rd more
2010 FIBA World Championship for Women Ostrava and Brno (Czech Republic) 10th more
2010 Youth Olympic Games for Women n/a 5th more
2009 FIBA Asia Championship for Women Chennai (India) 3rd more
2008 FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament for Women Madrid (Spain) n/a more
2007 FIBA Asia Championship for Women Incheon (Korea) 3rd more
2005 FIBA Asia Championship for Women Qinhuangdao (China) 4th  
2004 Olympic Games: Tournament for Women Athens (Greece) 10th more
2003 Asian Championship for Women Sendai (Japan) 2nd  
2002 World Championship for Women Zhangjiagang, Changshu, Taicang, Wuzhong, Changzhou, Suzhou, Huaian, Zhenjiang, Nanjing (China) 13rd more
2001 Asian Championship for Women Bangkok (Thailand) 2nd  
1999 Asian Championship for Women Shizuoka (Japan) 2nd  
1998 World Championship for Women Münster, Wuppertal, Rotenburg/Fulda, Karlsruhe, Dessau, Bremen, Berlin (Germany) 9th more
1997 Asian Championship for Women Bangkok (Thailand) 2nd  
1996 Olympic Games : Tournament for Women Atlanta (USA) 7th more
1995 Asian Championship for Women Shizuoka (Japan) 3rd  
1994 Asian Championship for Women Preliminary Round - Level I Sendai (Japan) 3rd  
1994 World Championship for Women Adelaide, Hobart, Launceston, Sydney (Australia) 12th more
1992 Asian Championship for Women Seoul (Korea) 3rd  
1992 World Olympic Qualifying Tournament for Women Vigo (Spain) n/a more
1990 Asian Championship for Women (Singapore) 3rd  
1990 World Championship for Women Kota Kinabalu, Kuching, Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) 12th more
1988 Asian Championship for Women Hong Kong (Hong Kong) 4th  
1988 World Olympic Qualifying Tournament for Women n/a n/a more
1986 Asian Championship for Women Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) 4th  
1984 Asian Championship for Women Shanghai (China) 3rd  
1984 World Olympic Qualification Tournament for Women Havana, Santiago de Cuba n/a more
1983 World Championship for Women Sao Paula, Rio de Janeiro, Porto Alegre (Brazil) 12th more
1982 Asian Championship for Women Tokyo (Japan) 3rd  
1980 Asian Championship for Women Hong Kong (Hong Kong) 3rd  
1980 World Olympic Qualifying Tournament for Women Varna (Bulgaria) n/a more
1979 World Championship for Women Seoul (Korea) 6th more
1978 Asian Championship for Women Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) 3rd  
1976 Asian Championship for Women Hong Kong (Hong Kong) 3rd  
1976 Olympic Games : Tournament for Women Montreal (Canada) 5th more
1975 World Championship for Women Cali, Bogotà, Bucaramanga (Colombia) 2nd more
1974 Asian Championship for Women Seoul (Korea) 2nd  
1971 World Championship for Women Sao Paula (Brazil) 5th more
1970 Asian Championship for Women Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) 1st  
1968 Asian Championship for Women Taipei (Chinese Taipei) 2nd  
1967 World Championship for Women Prague (Czechoslovakia) 5th more
1965 Asian Championship for Women Seoul (Korea) 2nd  
1964 World Championship for Women Lima (Peru) 9th more
JUNIOR MEN
Year Event Name Location (City, Country) Ranking  
2013 FIBA Asia U16 Championship for Men Tehran (Iran) 3rd more
2012 FIBA Asia U18 Championship for Men Ulaanbaator (Mongolia) n/a  
2011 FIBA Asia U16 Championship for Men Nha Trang City (Vietnam) n/a more
2010 FIBA Asia U18 Championship for Men Sanaa (Yemen) n/a  
2009 FIBA Asia U16 Championship for Men Johor Bahru (Malaysia) n/a  
2008 FIBA Asia U18 Championship for Men Tehran (Iran) 4th  
2001 World Championship for Young Men Saitama (Japan) 11th more
2000 Asian Championship for Junior Men Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) 4th  
2000 Asian Championship for Young Men Doha (Qatar) 4th  
1999 World Championship for Junior Men Porto, Aveiro, Almada, Faro, Lisbon (Portugal) 14th more
1998 Asian Championship for Junior Men Calcutta (India) 3rd  
1996 Asian Championship for Junior Men Johor Bharu (Malaysia) 3rd  
1996 Asian Championship for Men '22 and Under' Shanghai (China) 7th  
1995 Asian Championship for Junior Men Manila (Philippines) 7th  
1991 World Championship for Junior Men Edmonton (Canada) 16th more
JUNIOR WOMEN
Year Event Name Location (City, Country) Ranking  
2013 FIBA Asia U16 Championship for Women Colombo (Sri Lanka) 2nd more
2013 FIBA U19 Championship for Women Panevezys and Klaipeda (Lithuania) 8th more
2012 FIBA Asia U18 Championship for Women Johor Bahru (Malaysia) n/a  
2012 FIBA U17 World Championship for Women Amsterdam (Netherlands) 4th more
2011 FIBA Asia U16 Championship for Women Jinan Shandong (China) n/a more
2011 FIBA U19 World Championship for Women Puerto Varas and Puerto Montt (Chile) 7th more
2010 FIBA Asia U18 Championship for Women Surat Thani (Thailand) n/a  
2010 FIBA U17 World Championship for Women Rodez and Toulouse (France) 5th more
2009 FIBA Asia U16 Championship for Women Pune (India) n/a  
2009 FIBA U19 World Championship for Women Bangkok (Thailand) 12th more
2007 FIBA Asia U18 Championship for Women Bangkok (Thailand) 2nd  
2007 FIBA U19 World Championship for Women Bratislava (Slovak Republic) 13rd more
2007 FIBA U21 World Championship for Women Moscow Region 10th more
2006 FIBA Asia U20 Championship for Women n/a 2nd  
2001 World Championship for Junior Women Brno (Czech Republic) 11th more
2000 Asian Championship for Junior Women New Delhi (India) 2nd  
1998 Asian Championship for Junior Women Tokushima (Japan) 4th  
1997 World Championship for Junior Women Natal (Brazil) 12th more
1996 Asian Championship for Junior Women Bangkok (Thailand) 2nd  
1993 World Championship for Junior Women Seoul (Korea) 8th more